What to Ask a Realtor Before You Hire Them

Hiring a real estate agent to help you sell your home is a big step. With the right Realtor, you can sell your home quickly to a reliable buyer. If you choose the wrong person, you could get ignored and your house might stay on the market. Do you know what to ask a Realtor? … Continued

Can’t Sell Your Home? Go from Carpet to Hardwood

You’ve had your home on the market for weeks and there are no bites. You might need to consider making a change. Could going from carpet to hardwood make a difference? Maybe. Even though carpeting is cozy beneath your feet, it collects more allergens and is harder to clean. If you haven’t installed new carpet … Continued

How to Make an Offer on a House (and Win)

You did it. You found a home you know you could be happy in. But do you know how to make an offer on a house that will stand out from the rest? It’s not as simple as you might think. In a sea of other offers, you want the seller to notice yours — … Continued

Why an Open House Might Hurt Your Home Sale

Once upon a time, the best way to sell your home was an open house. It was understood that if you planned to sell your house, you needed to allow a parade of strangers into the property. Thankfully, that may no longer be the case. In fact, if you rely on open houses to sell … Continued

Our Top Posts About Home Remodeling

Home remodeling is a tricky subject. It costs a lot of money, but it can make your home more enjoyable. And, it can lead to a better return on your real estate investment. But a home remodeling project can also be a financial landmine. Plus, you have to live through a construction zone. And some … Continued

What is a Mortgage Pre-Approval?

In a seller’s market, you increase your chances of landing a dream home if you have pre-approved financing in place. This tells sellers that you’re serious about buying. They will also feel more confident about escrow closing on time. But what exactly is mortgage pre-approval? And how long does it take? Read on to learn … Continued

Our Top Posts About Home Sales in Sacramento

Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, navigating the real estate market alone can be a challenge. Luckily, California Family Homebuyers is here to help. We know the best way to sell a house because, well, we do it all the time. We buy homes in all sorts of conditions and then turn around and … Continued

Should You Do a Basement Remodel in Sacramento?

Are you lucky enough to have the additional square footage of a basement in Sacramento? You may be using it as a laundry room or for storage — but you’ve probably been imagining a game room or additional bedroom for some time. With the average cost of a basement remodel in Sacramento running a price … Continued